Huntsman (HUN) Q2 2012 Earnings Call August 01, 2012 10:00 am ET Executives Kurt D. Ogden - Vice President of Investor Relations Peter R. Huntsman - Chief Executive Officer, President, Director and Member of Litigation Committee J. Kimo Esplin - Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President Analysts P.J. Juvekar - Citigroup Inc, Research Division Robert Walker - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division Maggie Cheung - Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Research Division Aleksey V. Yefremov - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division Michael J. Ritzenthaler - Piper Jaffray Companies, Research Division Jeffrey J. Zekauskas - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division Roger N. Spitz - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division Gregg A. Goodnight - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division Ivan M. Marcuse - KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc., Research Division Edlain S. Rodriguez - Lazard Capital Markets LLC, Research Division PresentationOperator
Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Q2 2012 Huntsman Corporation Earnings Conference Call. My name is Shenae, and I'll be your coordinator for today. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this conference is being recorded for replay purposes. I will now turn the presentation over to your host for today, Mr. Kurt Ogden, Vice President of Investor Relations. Please proceed, sir. Kurt D. Ogden Thank you, Shenae, and good morning, everyone. Welcome to our second quarter 2012 earnings call. Joining us on the call today are Jon Huntsman, Executive Chairman and Founder; Peter Huntsman, President and CEO; and Kimo Esplin, Executive Vice President and CFO. This morning, before the market opened, we released our earnings for the second quarter 2012 via press release and posted it on our website, huntsman.com. We also posted a set of slides on our website, which we intend to use on the call this morning in the discussion of our results.